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Liability for Re-opening Business and Stores during Covid-19 & Litigating Force Majeure CLE - Telephonic Seminar - Final Day for Black Friday Discount

SKU: 623183 $179.00 $139.00 Rossdale Savings:: $40.00

Learn the latest on Liability for Re-opening Business and Stores during Covid-19 & Litigating Force Majeure CLE with this convenient, telephonic seminar. All registered attendees who are unable to participate in the teleconference will be e-mailed a complimentary absentee recording & podcast of the full-length seminar two days after the teleconference. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, receive access to complete course & reference materials, and attend this telephonic seminar.

Liability for Re-opening Business and Stores during Covid-19 & Litigating Force Majeure CLE

90-Minute, Telephonic Seminar
Noon-1:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020

Final Day for Black Friday Discount

Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.

Benefits:

The rapid spread of the Coronavirus, or Covid-19, has significantly disrupted the global economy and caused breaches to an unprecedented number of contracts. There is a surging demand for attorneys to timely counsel corporate, private and government clients on claims and defenses related to this epidemic as well as on employer liability for re-opening. In particular, attorneys must be fluent on contractual obligations, novel causes of action, how & when force majeure applies, employer liability, transactional considerations, and insurance coverage. The faculty for this seminar features three leading authorities in this practice, who will share the latest legal developments, regulations, compliance, and requirements. Registration includes online access to course and reference materials that serve as a helpful guide to the numerous topics and techniques discussed in the program.

Agenda:

Liability for Re-opening Business and Stores during Covid-19 & Litigating Force Majeure CLE:

a. Latest Legal Issues involving Covid-19

b. Developments on Force Majeure

c. Claims for Business & Government Losses

d. Transactional Issues relating to Force Majeure

e. Challenging Force Majeure & Related Defenses

f. Litigating Impracticability & Impossibility

g. Insurance Coverage

h. Legal Issues involved in Re-opening

i. Contract Obligations Related to Covid-19

j. Liability for Workplaces & Businesses during Coronavirus

Interactive Question & Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

1. Mark Henriques is a Partner at Womble Bond Dickinson LLP, where he co-chairs the Firm’s COVID-19 Task Force. Mr. Henriques focuses on complex commercial cases, including the defense of class actions. He has successfully litigated cases involving construction, real estate, fraud, unfair trade practices, non-compete, non-solicit and non-disclosure agreements, and breach of contract. He has served as first chair in numerous jury trials. He has successfully argued cases before the United States Court of Appeals and the state Supreme Court. Mark is also a certified mediator and AAA panel member. Having served as a member of the Sedona Conference (WG1-E-Discovery, WG6-International EIectronic Information Management, & WG11-Data Security and Privacy Liability), the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS) and the firm’s BullDox: Documents & E-Discovery Review Team, Mr. Henriques excels at the complex legal and cost issues arising in e-discovery, litigation holds and ESI collection, processing, review and production. Mr. Henriques has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, SuperLawyers, and Martindae-Hubbell AV rating. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law.

2. Marisa Murillo is a Partner at Locke Lorde LLP, where her practice centers on representing lenders and borrowers in senior and junior capital financings, leveraged acquisition financings and working capital facilities. She has served as lead counsel to middle market senior and mezzanine lenders in negotiating and documenting complex financing transactions, including secured and unsecured credit facilities, commitment papers, subordination and intercreditor agreements, debt and equity restructurings and working capital facilities with commitments between $10 million and $500 million. She has also negotiated and closed numerous senior secured facilities for private equity sponsors with commitments between $10 million and $1.0 billion. Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Murillo was a corporate attorney for General Motors Corporation. At GM, she led negotiation of domestic and international agreements for GM, including GM’s auto finance and banking partnerships and closed GM’s first strategic alliance for the production of fuel cell vehicles with a Japanese OEM. She is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Southern California Gould School of Law.

3. John C. Sciaccotta is a Member at Aronberg Goldgehn Davis & Garmisa, where he has nearly 35 years of trial and litigation experience advocating for clients in complex civil litigation, arbitration, mediation and business counseling matters with a special emphasis on complex civil trial and appellate cases brought in federal and state courts and tribunals throughout the United States. Mr. Sciaccotta represents publicly and privately held domestic and foreign business entities, lenders, employers, municipalities, government bodies and individuals in transactional matters and disputes. His experience includes counseling and advocating for business entities and their owners in disputes involving Business Divorce issues, including corporate control, valuation, corporate squeeze-outs, minority oppression, dissolution actions and breaches of fiduciary duty and business tort claims; interpretation of and litigation involving complex commercial contracts in construction negligence, commercial real estate, title insurance and mechanic's lien matters; prosecuting and defending insurance brokers, real estate brokers, engineers, architects and accountants involving professional negligence, breach of fiduciary and fraud claims; defending Fortune 100 company employees in employment related discrimination claims. Mr. Sciaccotta has substantial experience representing real estate owners/developers, business owners in a wide array of industries, professional service organizations, partnerships, limited liability companies, manufacturing, construction, technology, professional sales companies, professional sports leagues, professional sports owners, professional athletes, municipalities, hedge funds and broker/dealers, governmental bodies, banks and lending institutions. In addition, he has been appointed as a Neutral Arbitrator and Mediator for many years to resolve and arbitrate business related disputes. He serves on the Commercial Panel of the American Arbitration Association's National Roster of Arbitrators and Mediators.

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Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits

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District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***

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Nebraska Mandatory Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits ******

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Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462

* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.

** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required.

**** The New Hampshire does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Continuing Legal Education requirement. Pursuant to NH Supreme Court Rule 53, this activity may be counted for up to 1.5 CLE hours.

****** Please enter NE Bar number on registration form when registering.
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REGISTER FOR CLE CREDIT AND LISTEN & LEARN AT YOUR CONVENIENCE WITH THIS LIVE TELEPHONIC SEMINAR.

All registered attendees who are unable to dial into the live teleconference will be e-mailed a complimentary downloadable recording & podcast of the full-length seminar.

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